Gnathoncus rotundatus (Kugelann, 1792)

Stefanelli, Silvia, Della Rocca, Francesca & Bogliani, Giuseppe, 2014, Saproxylic beetles of the Po plain woodlands, Italy, Biodiversity Data Journal 2, pp. 1106-1106: 1106

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scientific name

Gnathoncus rotundatus (Kugelann, 1792)
status

 

Gnathoncus rotundatus (Kugelann, 1792)  

Saprinus deletus   J.E. LeConte, 1844 - Fauna Europaea (2013)

Saprinus ignobilis   Wollaston, 1864 - Fauna Europaea (2013)

Hister nanus   Scriba, 1790 - Fauna Europaea (2013)

Hister piceus   Marsham, 1802 - Fauna Europaea (2013)

Gnathoncus punctulatus   Thomson, 1862 - Fauna Europaea (2013)

Hister quadristriatus   Thunberg, 1794 - Fauna Europaea (2013)

Tribalus quadristriatus   Wollaston, 1869 - Fauna Europaea (2013)

Saprinus wollastoni   Marseul, 1864 - Fauna Europaea (2013)

Hister conjugatus   Illiger, 1807 - Fauna Europaea (2013)

Hister punctatus   Thunberg, 1794 - Fauna Europaea (2013)

Materials

Type status: Other material. Occurrence: recordedBy: Silvia Stefanelli; individualCount: 1; lifeStage: adult; Taxon: taxonID: urn:lsid:faunaeur.org:taxname:119823; scientificName: Gnathoncusrotundatus; order: Coleoptera; family: Histeridae; genus: Gnathoncus; scientificNameAuthorship: Kugelann 1792; Location: country: Italy; stateProvince: Pavia; locality: SIC "Boschi Siro Negri e Moriano" - BN1 ; verbatimElevation: 68 m; verbatimCoordinates: 32T 503258E 5007870N; verbatimCoordinateSystem: UTM WGS 84; decimalLatitude: 45.224312; decimalLongitude: 9.041499; georeferencedBy: Silvia Stefanelli; georeferenceProtocol: GPS; Identification: identifiedBy: Fabio Penati; dateIdentified: 2011 GoogleMaps  

Type status: Other material. Occurrence: recordedBy: Silvia Stefanelli; individualCount: 1; lifeStage: adult; Taxon: taxonID: urn:lsid:faunaeur.org:taxname:119823; scientificName: Gnathoncusrotundatus; order: Coleoptera; family: Histeridae; genus: Gnathoncus; scientificNameAuthorship: Kugelann 1792; Location: country: Italy; stateProvince: Pavia; locality: SIC "Boschi Siro Negri e Moriano" - BN21 ; verbatimElevation: 66 m; verbatimCoordinates: 32T 506342E 5005026N; verbatimCoordinateSystem: UTM WGS 84; decimalLatitude: 45.198691; decimalLongitude: 9.080746; georeferencedBy: Silvia Stefanelli; georeferenceProtocol: GPS; Identification: identifiedBy: Fabio Penati; dateIdentified: 2011 GoogleMaps  

Distribution

Albania, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Britain I., Bulgaria, Canary Is., Corsica, Crete, Croatia, Cyclades Is., Czech Republic, Danish mainland, Dodecanese Is., Estonia, European Turkey, Finland, French mainland, Germany, Greek mainland, Hungary, Italian mainland, Kaliningrad Region, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova Republic of, North Aegean Is., Norwegian mainland, Poland, Portuguese mainland, Romania, Russia Central, Russia East, Russia Northwest, Russia South, Sardinia, Sicily, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spanish mainland, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, Ukraine, Yugoslavia ( Fauna Europaea 2013).

Notes

The species lives in all kinds of decaying organic matter, especially bat guano and bird nests. It is found in the nests of Coloeus monedula spemologus  , Sturnus vulgaris   , and Strix aluco   ( Vienna 1980).